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give the gift of inspiration

This holiday season nido has something very special on offer for gifting your crafty friends and family with something that they will truly love! Here at the shop we have created beautiful gift sets for the holidays that include some … Continue reading

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stamped

Ellen Luckett Baker’s new collection, Stamped, has hit the shelves at nido. With it’s vibrant red colors and fresh designs, these fabrics are perfect for some holiday sewing! Not sure what to sew? Be sure to check out Ellen’s FREE … Continue reading

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just in…

NEW Swans Island  yarn colors arrived at the shop this week in worsted and bulky weights. Pop by the shop and take a peek for yourself! Need some direction picking out a knitting project suitable for you skill and needs? … Continue reading

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the holidays…by hand

Here at nido, we are watching the seasons shift and feeling the weather grow colder with great anticipation because it means one very important thing: it is finally time for holiday crafting! From special napkins and new aprons for holiday … Continue reading

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favorite combo

    One of the many perks of my job is to see what combinations of fabrics that other crafty folks are putting together. My current favorite combo is Anna Maria Horner’s Fine Feathered in pomegranate paired with Sara Lee Parker … Continue reading

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sneak peek

Denyse Schmidt’s new collection, Shelburne Falls, will be coming out in early 2013. Looking forward to sewing up a little something with this collection–there is a purple color way. Yep. Needless to say, nido will be getting it in as … Continue reading

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creating atmosphere

I have been spending the better part of 2 hours looking at books and browsing the internet collecting ideas for  table settings. I have always enjoyed the details involved in hosting a dinner with family and friends. Setting the table and … Continue reading

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new pattern by anna maria horner

Introducing the “All Set” pattern by Anna Maria Horner! This 5-in-1 sewing pattern for children gives you tons of options for mix and match separates. Like the fabric shown in the photo? You can find that at nido too! Check out Anna … Continue reading

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nido turns 3

It’s official, nido has been around for 3 fantastic years! This is a huge milestone for us and we continue to look forward to making our mark in the sewing and knitting communities. A huge thank you to all of … Continue reading

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nido fall/winter class schedule

New classes have been added to nido’s schedule for the fall/winter season. In addition to teaching Learn To Sew, we’ve added a beginner Learn To Knit class – no previous experience necessary! For those who have taken Learn To Sew … Continue reading

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